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January 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Wildfire stops at LA suburbs as winds die down

GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Ana winds that fanned a campfire into a wildfire that destroyed... More...

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Local

Dairy of Distinction applications available

UNIVERSITY PARK — Pennsylvania dairy farms are invited to apply for this year's Dairy of... More...

Walason earns Keystone Degree

Tanner Walason, right, president of the Chestnut Ridge High School FFA Chapter, was awarded his... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Jan. 13, 2014... More...

Editorial

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ObamaCare and the ER

To the list of ObamaCare promises likely to prove empty, add cost savings from fewer emergency room... More...

Turn left and crash

New York City is a cultural center, a commerce center, a finance center, a media center and every... More...

State/National Sports

MLB approves expanded replay

PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Ever since the game was invented, before television or even... More...

Byslma is a unique fit for Americans

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Like all the other hockeyplaying kids in America 34 years ago, Dan Bylsma... More...

Josi’s SO goal puts Predators past Flyers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Shea Weber finally made himself at home in Philadelphia.  The... More...

Post office to suspend Artemas service

ARTEMAS — Officials announced Thursday that services at the Artemas Post Office will be... More...

Everett will weigh tax millage increase

EVERETT — Everett Area School Board Thursday approved posting of a preliminary 2014-15 budget... More...

Senate easily passes $1.1 trillion spending bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress sent President Barack Obama a $1.1 trillion government wide... More...

Top of th' Morning

Northern Bedford School District has announced its makeup days.  Students will make up Dec. 9... More...

Obituaries

Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03

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  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
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State/National

Pa. Senate plans hearing on medical marijuana bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A bill to allow the use of marijuana for medical purposes in... More...

Drought prompts disaster declarations in 11 states

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal officials have designated portions of 11 drought-ridden western and... More...

Cheating alleged in U.S. nuclear missile force

WASHINGTON (AP) — In what may be the biggest such scandal in Air Force history, 34 officers... More...

Local Sports

Tussey Mountain girls hold off Everett, 40-32

SAXTON — For three quarters, the Lady Titans of Tussey Mountain held the Lady Warriors of... More...

Bedford gets past Somerset, 36-31

SOMERSET — Bedford kept hopes alive for the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference championship... More...

Everett squad crowned district cheer champs

FISHERTOWN — Everett captured the second annual District 5 Cheerleading championship on... More...

Worship

Least of These will host night of worship tonight

LEAST of These worship band will host a night of worship at Locality Gallery, 142 E. Pitt St.,... More...